Archive for November, 2009

Sensio and Cyberlink Integrate Sensio 3D into PowerDVD’s Software Video Player

Monday, November 30th, 2009

SENSIO AND CYBERLINK JOIN FORCES TO INTEGRATE SENSIO® 3D INTO THE POWERDVD VIDEOPLAYER

MONTREAL, Qc, November, 30 2009 – SENSIO Technologies Inc. (“SENSIO”) (TSX Venture Exchange Inc.: SIO), the inventor of the SENSIO® 3D technology, and CyberLink signed a letter of intent to integrate SENSIO’s software solution, the S3D software decoder, into Cyberlink’s PowerDVD videoplayer. PowerDVD is the leading DVD, Blu-ray Disc and AVCHD movie player software application, chosen by top-brand PCs and optical disc drives purchased by consumers and businesses around the world. The all new SENSIO and CyberLink solution will enable consumers to view movies on their computer in 3D and will be on demonstration as early as January at the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, at the SENSIO stand (S20931).

“We are delighted to work with SENSIO to deliver the next generation of home entertainment on CyberLink’s industry leading video playback application, PowerDVD,” said Alice H. Chang, CEO of CyberLink. “By leveraging SENSIO’s advance 3D technologies within PowerDVD we are able to enhance the movie watching experience and offer consumers another dimension for enjoying DVDs and Blu-ray movies.”

“SENSIO is a company of firsts – it was the first to do live 3D broadcasts, to present a Full 3D HD solution and to have its format standardized. We are very pleased to cooperate with CyberLink, the PC digital multimedia development leader. This agreement is another step that confirms our momentum in the consumer electronics market and that moves us closer to our objective of becoming the de facto standard for PC platforms, playstations and 3D televisions,” explains Nicholas Routhier, SENSIO’s President and Chief Executive Officer.

Both companies are committed to work together in promoting their new solution with studios and standardization bodies. The letter of intent also provides for both companies to pursue their joint promotional efforts at upcoming trade fairs.

CyberLink PowerDVD 9, the latest in the award winning PowerDVD series, brings uncompromising HD movie playback for Blu-ray Disc and other leading HD formats, DVD enhancement features, high-definition audio support, animated browsing and a many other groundbreaking features to the PC.

The S3D decoder or the “SENSIO Stereoscopic Software Decoder” is a software version of the SENSIO® 3D decoder which has been sold for some years on the consumer electronics market. The new SENSIO® 3D software application can be integrated into any videoplayer software and allows for the display of 3D contents on a computer equipped with a 2D or 3D screen.

About CyberLink

CyberLink Corp is the leader and pioneer in enabling digital multimedia on PCs and CEs through the use of video editing software, DVD player software, and other multimedia solutions. Backed by a group of high-caliber software engineers, CyberLink owns its core codec and a number of patented technologies. CyberLink has built a solid reputation for delivering high-quality, interoperable, and fast time-to-market solutions that keep our OEM partners on the leading edge. Our business partners include leaders in the PC industry: drive manufacturers, graphics-card makers, and top-5 desktop and notebook brands. Today, CyberLink’s software solutions include: complete applications for Blu-ray Discs, digital home entertainment, TV-on-PC and human resource development. With customers spanning from multi-national corporations to small/medium-sized businesses, and from power users to home users, CyberLink has enjoyed rapid and consistent growth leading to a record breaking IPO in 2000 on the Taiwan Over The Counter Exchange (OTC: 5203). Currently, CyberLink is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: 5203.TW). CyberLink’s worldwide headquarters is located in Taipei. To keep up with market demands, CyberLink has operations in North America, Europe and in the Asia Pacific Region, including Japan. For more information on the CyberLink Group, please visit CyberLink’s website at www.cyberlink.com.

About SENSIO Technologies Inc. (SENSIO):

SENSIO Technologies Inc. (TSX.V:SIO)  –  With its unparalleled expertise in the field of 3D video, SENSIO develops and markets Stereoscopic 3D digital compression, decompression and display formatting technologies. Its solutions are deployed on a global scale by content creators, games developers, broadcasters, specialty channels, and digital cinemas, allowing customers to generate substantial additional value-added revenue streams.  Its flagship technology, SENSIO® 3D, allows the high-quality distribution of 3D content through conventional existing 2D Broadcast channels networks (cable, satellite and/or IPTV) and playback on any 3D display device, including plasma TVs, LED/LCD HDTV’s, PC and glass-free 3D displays, as well as home theater and digital cinema projectors. A true multi-platform format, SENSIO®3D is compatible with existing standard DVD and Blu-ray players as well as game consoles including Xbox® and Playstation® 3 and is the format of choice for the creation of high profile 3D gaming experiences. SENSIO is listed on the Toronto TSX Venture Exchange. For more information, please visit www.sensio.tv – We.Deliver.3D.Today.TM

SENSIO® is a registered trademark of SENSIO Technologies Inc.

Xbox® is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation.

Playstation® 3 is a registered trademark of SONY Corporation

We.Deliver.3D.Today. is a trademark of SENSIO Technologies Inc.

Screen Innovations & Paradigm/Anthem Exhibit New Speakers, Amp, Processor, & Projector/ BD Screen Combo at 2010 CES

Friday, November 20th, 2009

Austin, Texas, Nov. 18, 2009 – Screen Innovations (www.screeninnovations.com) is proud to announce that it will partner with Paradigm / Anthem during the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan 7-10 at The Venetian, suite 30-137. (more…)

RTI’s ZigBee® and Two-Way Compatible MRP-64 and ZRP-6 Central Control Processors Now Shipping

Monday, November 16th, 2009

SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Nov. 16, 2009 — Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI), a leading manufacturer of professional-grade, integrator-friendly control solutions, today announced that it is expanding its line of ZigBee® and two-way compatible processors with the highly anticipated release of the MRP-64 multiroom control processor and ZRP-6 central control processor. (more…)

SI Joins with Extreme Makeover: Home Edition; Donates Black Diamond Projector Screen for Recent Episode

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Austin, Texas, Nov. 16, 2009 – Screen Innovations (www.screeninnovations.com) is proud to announce that it has donated a 92-inch Black Diamond projector screen for the recently aired November 8 episode of ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. The screen was installed by Hanson Audio Video, LLC of Kettering, Ohio. (more…)

RTI Named CES Innovations 2010 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree

Monday, November 16th, 2009

SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Nov. 12, 2009 — Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI), a leading manufacturer of professional-grade, integrator-friendly control solutions, today announced that it has been named an International CES Innovations 2010 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for its ST-7 universal controller in the “Integrated Home Systems” product category. Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers, and members of the media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting-edge consumer electronics products across 36 categories. (more…)

Canton Expands High-End Vento Lineup with New Bookshelf and Floorstanding Models

Monday, November 16th, 2009

MINNEAPOLIS (11/12/09) — Canton, Germany’s largest and best-selling manufacturer of high-quality loudspeakers, has announced the introduction of two new models in its acclaimed Vento loudspeaker series.  The three-way floorstanding Vento 880 and the two-way Vento 810 compact bookshelf speaker are the first models in the line to incorporate the company’s 6-inch aluminum cone woofer, giving them a front baffle that is a full inch narrower than other Vento models. (more…)

Marantz Offers “Life Amplified” $100 Rebate For Purchase Of New Blu-ray Players

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Customers Who Purchase Company’s High-Performance BD7004 and BD5004 Blu-ray Players
at Authorized Retailers Eligible for $100
Rebate

MAHWAH, NJ – November 12, 2009 Marantz America, a world leader of advanced home entertainment solutions, is gearing up to energize holiday sales with its “Get some GREEN by going BLU” rebate offer of $100 with purchase of its high-performance BD7004 (SRP: $799.99) and BD5004 (SRP: $549.99) Blu-ray players. The mail-in rebate offer applies to purchases made at authorized Marantz dealers in the U.S. from November 1, 2009 through December 31, 2009*. (more…)

Wisdom Audio Adds Multi-Zone Capability to Sage Series SC-1 System Controller

Monday, November 16th, 2009

CARSON CITY, Nev., Nov. 12, 2009 Wisdom Audio (www.wisdomaudio.com), the leader in planar magnetic technologies, is proud to announce that they have added multi-zone capabilities to its Sage Series SC-1 System Controller. Available by CES 2010 in early January and at no additional cost for new or existing installations, the new feature set will allow the SC-1 to control up to three zones. Wisdom Audio will feature the SC-1 at the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan 7-10 at The Venetian, suite 30-235. (more…)

Acoustic Frontiers is giving away $1800 of free services to celebrate its launch

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Fairfax, CA, USA, November 8th, 2009

Nyal Mellor, the President of Acoustic Frontiers, noted “I realized that for too long audiophiles and home theater fanatics had neglected the listening room as a source of sound improvement potential. I founded this company to bring a repeatable scientific process to bear on the challenge of achieving high quality sound reproduction in small rooms”

The competition runs until November 22nd. See www.acousticfrontiers.com for more details and to enter.

About Acoustic Frontiers

Acoustic Frontiers designs and calibrates the final frontier in the sound reproduction chain – the listening room. Launched in 2009, Acoustic Frontiers offers services for audiophile listening rooms and home theaters throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and the Wine Country.

Aaudio Imports Launches Lighter Than Air Turntable, Tonearm by Bergmann of Denmark

Monday, November 16th, 2009

Ingenious Sindre Airbearing Turntable with Airbearing Tonearm Floats

Like a Butterfly with Advanced Technology and Superb Reproduction

CES 2010, LAS VEGAS, Nov. 12, 2009 — Bergmann Audio, a leading specialist in airbearing turntables and linear tracking airbearing tonearms, introduces into the U.S. market the exceptional Sindre Airbearing Turntable with Airbearing Tonearm at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show, beginning in January. (more…)

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